PESHAWAR: Police found bodies of a 15-year old girl and 24 years old man from a house in Sheikhan area of Peshawar on Wednesday who are reportedly killed for honour, Badbher police said.

Inspector Rafiq Khan, SHO Badbher police station, said that they received a phone call from unknown people regarding presence of two dead bodies in a house.

He said that a team reached to the site and when entered the house it found two bodies laying in pool blood. Quoting local residents, he said that the girl, seemed to be 15-year old, was identified as Zakia while the man named Azharaddin who was around 24 year old and hailing from Landi Kotal.

He said that no relative of the deceased was present on the occasion, adding that they were killed for have ‘illicit’ relationship.

The police registered a case against Jehangir, brother of the deceased girl, and Rizwan, her cousin, who killed them for honour who reportedly fled after committing the crime. A murder has been registered against Jehangir and Rizwan while the police shifted the bodies for postmortem.